2012 Press Releases

MEDIA ADVISORY: February 23, 2012

Contact: Charlene Briner, 612.582.1145, Charlene.Briner@state.mn.us

Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius to Attend Class A State High School Girl’s Hockey Semi-Final Game

SAINT PAUL – This Friday, Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius will take part in one of Minnesota’s favorite pastimes by attending the Class A Minnesota State High School League’s Girl’s Hockey Semi-Final game between South Saint Paul and Warroad High Schools. Commissioner Cassellius will join South Saint Paul Superintendent Dave Webb and Warroad Superintendent Craig Oftedahl for the game, and has pledged to remain impartial toward both teams.

An avid hockey fan and power forward, Commissioner Cassellius currently plays in the Women’s Hockey Association of Minnesota League for the team Penalty Box.

WHO: MDE Commissioner Brenda Cassellius

WHAT: South Saint Paul High School vs. Warroad High School Class A Minnesota State High School League Girl’s Hockey Semi-Final Game

WHERE: Xcel Center, 199 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN 55102

WHEN: Friday, February 24, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.